Clean Schools project a boon for Tripura

M Somasekhar

This Diwali portends to bring light into the future of students in at least 100 Governme... »

Sheffield Hallam University invites applications from Indian students

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Sheffield Hallam University in the UK is inviting applications for its January 2015 in... »

IIM-B's EPGP students to hold Sammantran

Anil Urs

Students of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore's (IIM-B) EPGP (Executive Post Graduate Pro... »

Blackstone, Gulf cos snap up stake in GEMS Education


An investor group comprising Blackstone and two Gulf entities has acquired a minority stake in G... »

‘A leader is a dreamer, not merely a doer’

Harish Bhat at NJY Memorial Lecture at ICFAI University

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  Ambition, business acumen, courage, dreams and empathy are the building blocks o... »

Reservation for transgender kids in Delhi schools


Transgender kids can now take admission in schools across the national capital and pursue their studies along with other students free of cost. Delhi’s Lt Governor Najeeb Jung has notifie... »

Siemens gets nod to set up 6 more centres of excellence in Gujarat


The Gujarat government has given its nod to German company Siemens to set up six more centres of excellence in the state’s engineering colleges with an investment of Rs 714.90 crore. Siem... »

Hackathons to go to rural colleges

K V Kurmanath

Why should city hackers have all the fun? Techies in semi-urban colleges in Telangana will soon have the opportunity to take part in hackathons in their respective colleges. The Hyderabad... »

IIM Lucknow to hold healthcare sustainability summit

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The annual healthcare summit of Indo-U.S. Emergency Medicine, USA - 'Healthcare Sustainability: The Business of Medicine from Policy2Progress' - is going to take place at the IIM Lucknow campus be... »

IIT-Madras eyes to be among top 50 global tech varsities

TE Raja Simhan

IIT-Madras has chalked out a six-year roadmap to try for a place among the top 50 global technological universities in all disciplines.The Strategic Plan 2014-2020 sets out targets f... »

UK offers more scholarships to attract Indian students

Vidya Ram

Britain is offering 396 new scholarships across 57 British universities for graduate and undergraduate students from India as part of efforts to counter rapid declines in student numbers. ... »

CAT registration window to open for a day

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Taking into account multiple requests from aspirants, IIM Indore has decided to allow application submissions for CAT 2014 for one more day. Fresh on-line registration for CAT will be allowed on F... »

IPE gets Obama-Singh grant

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The Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad has been awarded a fellowship under the Obama-Singh Grant jointly with the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, US. Both will conduct a study of... »

Teachers shortage: Countries sacrificing standards when hiring, says Unesco

Navadha Pandey

Countries are sacrificing standards and hiring teachers with little or no training, according to a UNESCO policy paper. The study, prepared by UNESCO’s Institute for Statistics and the EF... »

Tata, IIM-Calcutta announce ‘social enterprise challenge’

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The Tata group has announced the Tata Social Enterprise Challenge 2014-15, a joint initiative with the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C). This is a quest for India’s most pr... »

Hundreds of children enter world of letters in Kerala

IISc enters World University Rankings 2014-15

XLRI takes home Deloitte's Maverick title  

Prahlad Kakkar: Humour enlivens ads

Students queue up for IIMB’s Vista

Schulich School of Business opens campus in Hyderabad

IIT Mauritius to start functioning from November

ISB Alumni venture wins Hult Prize

Bangalore, next destination for Teach for India

Anil Urs

Teach For India, a part of the global Teach For All network, has announced Bangalore as the next city for its fellowship programme. Teach For India is a nationwide movement of outstanding... »

XLRI achieves 100% summer internship placements

Jayanta Mallick

XLRI - Xavier School of Management has achieved 100 per cent summer internship placements for the batch of 2014-16. Some 105 participating companies made 385 offers to 365 students. The... »

UPSC declares civil services preliminary exam results


The results of the civil services preliminary examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission were declared today. The Commission has advised candidates not to file RTI appl... »

Pegasystems to tap varsities, Java, .NET professionals

Suman Reddy Eadunuri


With the demand for Pega certified developers growing, the US-based firm is going to tie up with top universities and educational institutions to make the certification programmes a part of... »

IIM-B professor on World Economic Forum panel on real estate

Dr Venkatesh Panchapagesan

Anil Urs

Dr Venkatesh Panchapagesan, Associate Professor, Finance & Control Area, and Coordinator of the IIM Bangalore-Century Real Estate Research Initiative, has been appointed member of the advisory... »

Kerala fisheries varsity sets up digital library

V. Sajeev Kumar

The Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS) has set up a D-Space Digital Library and Automated Library Information System with Wi-Fi connectivity. Inaugurating the facili... »

Ace Creative launches new products

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Ace Creative Learning, provider of integrated learning in schools for students of Classes 11 and 12, has forayed into retail education solutions. As a first step in the process, the compa... »

Obama-Singh Grant for IPE

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The Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad has been awarded a fellowship under the Obama-Singh Grant jointly with the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, US. The duo will conduc... »

IIM-B raises Rs 1.67 lakh for ‘One Day @ IIMB’ experience event

As part of Samarpan - the Daan Utsav (Joy of Giving Week) Celebrations of IIM Bangalore, Vikasana, the social service initiative of the institute organised the fundraising event – ‘One day at IIMB’ on October 5. 

Anil Urs 

IIM-Bangalore has raised Rs 1.67 lakh through its ‘One Day @ IIMB’ initiative as part of Samarpan - the Daan Utsav (Joy of Giving Week) Celebrations.“IIM was able to raise money rang... »

New campus

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Noted filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan inaugurated the new campus of Asian School of Architecture and Design Innovation (ASADI) here at Silversand Island. State Excise Minister K Babu presid... »

Technology should be used to fight illiteracy, poverty: Super 30 mentor

IMI holds convocation

IIM Rohtak holds cleanliness campaign in Haryana schools

NIT Warangal students win IIMB's Vista 'Bzzwings B-Plan' contest

Courses that complement Make in India campaign required, says Irani

IBS faculty wins Best Case award in Entrepreneurship

Kerala announces fellowships to mark Mangalyaan success


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